Telehandler

Deutz Partners with Manitou on Electric, Hybrid Telehandler Prototypes

Date: 25-09-2018 / Author: kscally
Electric Hybrid Manitou MT 1335
E-Deutz

Deutz AG teamed up with Manitou Group to outfit two telehandler prototypes with electric drive lines.

The keys for the first prototypes—one with a hybrid drive, the other full-electric—were handed over as part of the Deutz Electrip Event Week, held Sept. 15-21 in Cologne, Germany.

The full-electric Manitou MT 1135 telehandler is equipped with a 360-volt vehicle power supply and a 60-kW electric motor. The battery, with a 30-kWh capacity, ensures that the required level of energy is delivered. The MT 1335 usually comes with a 75-kW Deutz TCD 3.6 diesel engine.

AEMP Names New CEO

Date: 25-09-2018 / Author: kscally
Donte Shannon

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) selected Donté P. Shannon, as its new CEO to replace Stan Orr, who is retiring after 20 years at the helm of AEMP.

Shannon has worked extensively in association management for 12 years, the last three as the executive director of the Specialty Advertising Association of California.  

Manitou Group Redesigns Website for Easier Use

Date: 25-09-2018 / Author: kscally

Manitou Group unveiled a new version of its corporate website, www.manitou-group.com, as part of its plans for digital transformation.

Along with the key information it provides, the website functionality has been redesigned to offer users an optimal browsing experience.

The main new features include two areas dedicated entirely to media professionals and investors, direct access to the recruitment platform, prominence given to Corporate Social Responsibility, and a clean, understated, modern design.

TVH Introduces New LED Beacon

Date: 18-09-2018 / Author: kscally
TVH LED Beacon

TVH in the Americas (TVH) added a new LED beacon series to their lineup of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industries.

The SY22059 series is a high-profile beacon available in either permanent or magnetic mount options. These beacons not only flash, but also rotate, providing the functionality of a strobe or rotator in one light.

JCB North America Buys West Coast Dealer

Date: 13-09-2018 / Author: kscally

JCB North America acquired its West Coast dealer, JCB of Southern California (SoCal), from Yale/Chase Equipment and Service Inc.

The manufacturer will take over dealership operations, including the sales and support of JCB construction equipment, to customers throughout the greater Los Angeles area and neighboring counties.

The business will continue to operate under the name JCB of Southern California. 

President of Doosan Bobcat North America to Retire

Date: 05-09-2018 / Author: kscally
Rich Goldsbury

WEST FARGO, N.D. – Rich Goldsbury, president of Doosan Bobcat North America, announced he will retire Nov. 30 after 10 years spent leading the organization.

Scott Park, president and CEO of Doosan Bobcat, will serve as interim president of Doosan Bobcat North America until a new leadership structure is established.

Rouse: MEWP, Telehandler Values Continue to Grow

Date: 05-09-2018 / Author: kscally

The August Equipment Report by Rouse Services found that aerial equipment retail values are continuing to improve this year, and telehandler values are experiencing a prolonged period of growth.

According to the report, aerial equipment auction values have flattened, but both retail and auction values of telehandlers are on an upward trajectory since February 2017, with occasional flat periods.

TVH Opens New Distribution Center

Date: 05-09-2018 / Author: kscally
TVH Portland

TVH in the Americas (TVH), replacement parts and accessories provider for the material handling and equipment industries, added a distribution center in Portland, Oregon.

Gehl Unveils Four New Gen:3 Series Telehandlers

Date: 16-08-2018 / Author: kscally
Gehl Gen3:Series

WEST BEND, Wis. - Gehl introduced four new and improved telescopic handler models for the North American market: the DL11-44 GEN:3; DL11-55 GEN:3; DL12-40 GEN:3; and DL12-55 GEN:3.

The new Gehl DL Gen:3 Series models feature a single joystick control for boom extension and retraction, attachment tilt, auxiliary hydraulics, and forward/neutral/reverse. The all-in-one joystick allows the operator to control all machine functions with one hand while leaving the other hand on the steering wheel.

Mustang Name Evolves Under Manitou Group

Date: 31-07-2018 / Author: kscally
Mustang by Manitou

ANCENIS, France - The Manitou Group announced it is changing the name of its Mustang brand into "Mustang by Manitou." 

Known for its three brands—Manitou, Gehl, and Mustang—the group’s action reinforces the value of its Mustang product range offering in all territories and the reputation of the Manitou Group. 

The deployment of Mustang by Manitou was initiated at the end of July on all continents in order to bring this value to dealers and users as soon as possible.

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